& Family

Axel Mendez

Academia Deportiva de Buena Vista, Travesia

Puerto Cortes, Cortés

Seeking to change the lives of young boys in the community by using soccer

  • Daily soccer practices

  • Weekly soccer games

  • Daily educational tutoring

  • Daily devotionals

  • Daily meals and access to clean water and showers after practices

Brandy Reyes & Rachel Sowers

Cultivating Hope Scholarships

Tegucigalpa, Francisco Morazan

Cultivate hope within Honduras through:

  • Sponsoring young Honduran Christian women, from impoverished and rural backgrounds, to achieve their dreams of a higher education

  • Raising up educated leaders in the Honduran church by discipling the young women who are part of our scholarship program

  • Bringing awareness to the needs of others, from poor or difficult situations, by involving our young women in ministry work of other organizations

Brett McNeill

La Puerta de Esperanza

Valle de Angeles, Francisco Morazan

Sharing the hope of the Gospel of Jesus Christ

  • Mentorship of young adults leaving the orphanage in a family environment

Brian & Charity Scott

Scotts in Honduras

Agua Azul Rancho, Cortes

  • Feeding program and Bible lesson ministry

  • Medical care partnership

  • Jewelry making classes

  • Forming partnerships with local churches for volunteers to provide places for new converts to create an indigenous church

Byeongsoo (Santiago) Kim

Honduras Central Korean Church

San Pedro Sula, Cortes

  •  Supporting the students and local churches in Santa Barbara

Charles & Joyce Harper

Jeremiah Missions

Santa Elena, Cortes

Dedicated to the spiritual growth and discipleship of those whom God places in our mission, both Hondurans and visiting workers

  • Educational program that includes all ages (pre-kinder through senior year college students)

  • Home building program

  • Agriculture program

  • Senior Citizen program

  • Feeding program

Clare Norvet

Hope Through Him Ministries

El Progresso, Yoro

To know Christ personally and make Him known personally to others

  • Translate women's studies, home visits, Thursday small groups

  • Translate and manage all Sponsorship Program correspondence

  • Administration and management of after school program

Courtney Dobbs

In the Midst Honduras

Talanga, Francisco Morazan

Evangelizing and discipling the people of Honduras by living life in the midst of them

  • Children's Director

Cynthia Stephan

Casa Esperanza

Comayagua, Comayagua

To empower young women through education and ministry to make a difference in Honduras

  • Home for young women, providing them with ministry and vocational opportunities, as well as a high school and/or college education that they otherwise could not afford

Daryl Smithgall

Footsteps Missions

Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara

Holistically serve the forgotten, the orphaned and the unjustly-treated people of the world by meeting their real needs in the hopes of fostering people of character and children of God

  • Provide food, clothing, shelter, education, and medical care for needy children

  • Run Job Training Skills Center for older children

  • Outreach in the community

  • Children's camps

David & Aida Anderson

One Family At A Time Ministry

Roatan, Bay Islands

Give hope for a future that seems hopeless

  • Counseling

  • Bible study

  • Food and clothing for families

David & LaDonna Trawick

Light in the Darkness Ministries

Roatan, Bay Islands

Reaching children, youth, and families with the Gospel of salvation through Jesus Christ. We are a ministry where everyone, just as they are, find a God who lifts them just as He is.

  • Kid’s Hour Church For Children

  • Lighthouse of Hope Church

  • Soldiers of The Cross Youth

  • Public School Ministry

David & Maria Foster

Buena Vista Sports Academy

Travesia, Cortes

Mold boys into young men that will lead their future families, and entire communities, in a new direction – towards following Jesus, loving and providing for their families, and serving one another

  • Use a highly competitive sports programs and intense training as the primary means to engage and provide opportunities, while giving a daily example of men who are following Jesus, who love and respect their wives and children, and who display integrity, discipline, and value.

David & Scarleth Jones

Hope at Hand

Valle de Angeles, Francisco Morazan

Reaching out with the radical love of Jesus Christ to the children and families of Latin America to train up leaders with the purpose of transforming nations and establishing the kingdom on earth

  • Public school feeding program

  • Child discipleship

  • Youth education development

  • Hosting teams

Edgar Treasure Arinitwe

Courageous Children's Ministry

Siguatepeque, Comayagua

Empower, educate, and enrich orphans and needy children and bring them to a place of walking in their true identity as children who are adopted into God's kingdom

  • Identifying organizations,schools, and orphanages that to partner with to offer support and curriculum for children and families

Gary & Celia Goodwin

Ascend International Ministries, Inc.

Roatan, Bay Islands

Service and support to A.I.M. and Bread for the Bight through prayer, resources and financial giving

  • Home schooling, love and support for the children of AIM

  • Community support for other missionaries

Gordon MacKenzie & Anna Wilder-MacKenzie

MacKenzies in Honduras

Tegucigalpa, Francisco Morazan

Being Jesus' hands & feet to the most vulnerable

  • Administering child sponsorship program

  • Discipling pastors & leaders

  • Serving youth in prison

  • Counseling & support to missionaries & nationals

  • Leading mission teams

Harlan & Janelle Horst

El Camino Adelante

Valle de Angeles & Tegucigalpa, Francisco Morazan

Transitioning young adults from institutions to independent lives

  • Teaching and giving oversight in budgeting and finding housing, jobs, educational opportunities, and spiritual homes

James & Barbara Costello

Angel Gardens Community Center

Comayagua, Comayagua

Share the gospel through community center outreach programs

  • Daycare, parent support groups, young moms program,  and food needs

Jamie Sorensen

Loving Honduran Kids

Valle de Angeles, Francisco Morazan

To show all of God's children His great love for them

  • Future children’s home

  • Distributing clothes, shoes, food & hygienic items to those in need

  • Providing school supplies & uniforms for children

Jason Stringer

Academia Deportiva de Travesia

Puerto Cortes, Cortes

Seeking to break generational cycles of poverty, neglect and abandonment by raising up young men who will know Christ and change their community

  • Soccer program

  • Education

  • Discipleship

  • Mentorship

Jennifer Olsen

One Day Revival Ministry

Ciudad Espana, Francisco Morazan

Working with young people in the streets who are at-risk for drug abuse and gang influence

  • Coffee shop/community center to minister to youth

  • Street ministry working with local youth and gang members

  • Working with young, single mothers

  • Education program

  • Transition home

Jenny & Aben Claros

Give Hope to Honduras

Tegucigalpa, Francisco Morazan

To equip, mentor, and evangelize 'at-risk' children and youth through tailored and cultural relevant programs

  • School for kids that are behind in school/ have never been to school (K-6th grade)

  • Feeding program at the trash dump

  • Evangelism in public high schools

Jillian Snyder

Iglesia Bautista Independiente

Siguatepeque, Comayagua

Showing people the Love of God as the Lord gives opportunities

  • Teaching weekly Bible clubs

  • Teach and encourage area teen girls

  • Helping with  other day to day activities in the communties around as needs arise

Jimmy & Teresa McNerlin

Hands and Feet of Jesus

Roatan, Bay Islands

To be the hands and feet of our Lord Jesus Christ along with helping widows and orphans

  • Dump ministry

  • Child feeding programs

  • Church leadership

  • Serve on board of directors of local medical clinic

  • Provide support and help for other local ministries and missionaries

John Passler & Adela Cruz Hernandez

Casa de Esperanza Christian Youth Ministries

La Union, Lempira

Bringing hope to the youth of Honduras through discipleship in Jesus Christ

  • Provide food, clothing, shelter, school expenses/fees and Christian discipleship training to underprivileged students in remote settlements

  • Equip students and involve them in ministry to go evangelize family and friends in their home towns

  • Provide hope for youth through a relationship with Jesus Christ

  • OANSA program to community youth

Jonathan & Kimberly Hall

Sowers 4 Pastors

Gracia, Lempira

Serving as directors of a child sponsorship ministry under the leadership of Sowers 4 Pastors

  • Work as a liaison between sponsors and sponsored children

  • Seek new sponsorships

  • Maintain the ministry Facebook Page

  • Coordinate special events and opportunities

  • Translate and deliver child letters, gifts, and program benefits

  • Help coordinate and host teams

  • Evaluate child well-being

Joy Ruffner

House of Hope International / Ministerio Mujeres de Esperanza Honduras

San Pedro Sula, Cortes

To see women decide to follow Christ and leave behind sexual commerce; women who are transformed personally, economically, in their family life, and are fully equipped to be integrated into Honduran society

  • Training workshops to help women to learn how to cook, make beads, sew or other crafts to sell

  • Bible studies

  • Workshops with a school of psychology on various topics: stress, abuse, loving oneself more

  • Clothing, food and school supply handouts

Karl & Barbara Klaassen

Christianity 101

Tela, Atlantida

  • Financial assistance to families

  • Counseling for children

  • Teaching

Kathy Mizen

Schools of Hope

Tegucigalpa, Francisco Morazan

Administration for Schools of Hope

  • Overseeing the organizing, planning and administration of the childcare sponsorship program, in school feeding programs as well as missions teams who come to work with Schools of Hope

Katlyn McConnell

Finding Hope

El Porvenir, Atlantida

Inspiring and empowering families to brighter futures through sharing the Word of God, building meaningful relationships, and living a life of unconditional compassion for one another

  • Child care & foster care

  • Feeding center

  • Trade classes for women

Kayla Austin

Project 541

Tegucigalpa, Francisco Morazan

Support and empower the lives of women and girls of La Moskitia by giving them skills needed to create a sustainable future for their family and community

  • Residential facility for abandoned girls to provide a safe place to grow up and obtain an education

  • Seek medical care for serious needs

  • Teach English as an outreach to teenage girls

  • Coach a girls soccer team

Kelly & Trisha Lawrence

Borders Expanded Ministries, Inc.

Guaimaca, Francisco Morazan

Redirect the trajectory of the lives of special needs children and women with diverse needs through best practices in counseling, creative activities, education, spiritual development, and therapy

  • Special needs day camps, education, and therapy

  • Home for adult women and their special needs children

  • Church, discipleship, evangelism, and pastoral programs

Kelly Ryan

Promo For Good

El Progresso, Yoro

Provide paths to freedom for drug-addicted and street youth. Provide employment and reintegration to rehabilitated youth

  • Provide transportation to church and Bible Study

  • Provide financial and emotional support through drug rehabilitation

  • Provide financial and emotional support through reintegration from drug rehab

  • Visit Proniño and Bellas Princesas

  • Provide employment and educational opportunities when possible

Kelsey McHugh

Project Talitha Cumi

Yamaranguila, Intibucá

  • House mom 

  • Help keep track of ministry finances

  • Organize/plan teams

  • Run errands for the ministry

Kim Hodgkiss

Mision Verdad y Vida

Trujillo, Colon

Equipping and Empowering Teenage Girls with Entrepreneurial Skills and Christian Values

  • Director for a residential training center, which provides vocational training (sewing, cooking, computers, business, English), in addition to Bible training and Christian values, for teenage girls whose families cannot afford education beyond the 6th grade. 

Laura Baxter

Joanna Ministries, Inc.

Tegucigalpa, Francisco Morazan

work alongside churches and other ministries, in partnership, to allow women and teens a safe place to heal and while helping them learn to become self-sufficient

  • Hospital visits to meet with teens who are pregnant

  • Resource for counseling along with pre- & post-natal care for mother and baby

  • Foster care

Michael & Alecia Corbin

CorbinLife Honduras

Siguatepeque, Comayagua

To lead and empower families and the fatherless to become a catalyst for Christ-centered cultural revolution throughout Honduras and to the world

  • Evangelism through sustainable farming

  • Youth ministry

  • Community development

  • Children & family ministry

  • Missionary training and support

Michael Nielsen

Manos Extendidas

Tegucigalpa, Francisco Morazan

  • Daycare

  • Church ministry

  • Youth jail ministry

Mike & Pamela Patton

Faces of Dreams

Tegucigalpa, Francisco Morazan

Providing the real needs of the child while protecting the dignity of the parent

  • Child sponsorship program

  • Devotional program

  • Feeding centers

  • Ministry Institute

  • Construction projects

Molly Hornsby

Future of Hope Family Ministry

Tegucigalpa, Francisco Morazan

Walking alongside the forgotten and abandoned as they journey towards hope and wholeness in Jesus' name

  • Education sponsorship for kids K-12

  • Regular home visits to provide accountability, encouragement, prayer, and evangelism

  • Organizing regular community events and "club" meetings for sponsored children and families

  • Collaborating with locals to provide free community sports teams, tutoring programs, and counseling

Naomi Kankowske

Midway Ministries

Comayagua, Comayagua

Bringing a tangible hope to the children of Honduras

  • Work with children of the Tolupan tribe in La Montana de la Flor

  • Bringing humanitarian aid, education, and sharing the love of Christ

Ralph & Aleda Gilmore


Puerto Cortes, Cortes

To make Jesus known and glorified

  • Coordinating a monthly food distribution

  • Paying for school for some sponsored children

  • Connecting with families to determine spiritual and physical needs

  • Teaching children about Jesus

  • Coordinating short-term teams

Ron & Shelley Jones

Hope for Honduras

Comayaguela, Francisco Morazan

Develop fully devoted followers of Jesus Christ

  • Hope Academy

  • Hope Consultorio (wellness programs with 3 doctors)

  • Hope Feeding Program (feeding breakfast to 600 children in the streets)

  • Iglesia de Vida y Esperanza

  • Hope Bible Institute (program to train pastors and their leaders for church planting and discipleship)

Sara Eytcheson Alvarado & Francisco Alvarado

ElmTree Ministries

Comayagua, Comayagua

Bring the Gospel to the community in fun and unique ways

  • Teaching trade school classes

  • Teaching Sunday School to 3-6 year olds

  • Helping with children's ministry training in the community

  • Working to open a community center

Scott & Susan McCumber

In The Gap 4 God / Casa de Jose

Comayagua, Comayagua

Providing a safe haven and Godly direction for displaced young adults

  • Provide a ‘transition home’ for youth transitioning out of orphanages or other homes

  • Provide guidance for ministry and vocational opportunities, and/or assistance in furthering their education.

Steven Ball

Unión Bíblica de Honduras

Siguatepeque, Comayagua

Reach out to and share the message of the Bible to children and young people in primary schools

  • Sharing the Bible and God's love for the children and their families, through class lessons, demonstrating and explaining Christian values

  • Sunday School outreach programs and children's and youth group events at Iglesia Sala Evangelica

  • Partnering with Prodim Betel, part of Iglesia Betel, which serves children from very poor homes, by giving extra support with their education, Christian education, homework, school supplies, and hot lunches

  • Give English classes in primary schools on request

Taylor & Tabitha Henry

Hope In The Darkness Ministries

Roatan, Bay Islands

To change the world for Jesus one child at a time

  • Children's church

  • Public school ministry

  • Girl's Club

  • Boy's Club

Young Kab & Mi Sook Kweon

Gospel Taekwondo Mission

Progresso, Yoro

Spreading the Gospel with Taekwondo to students to teach them to be leaders in the world

  • Taekwondo class

  • Korean class

  • Bible study

  • Mission group

  • Pastors education